Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 17 17
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 259 268 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 14.13% 13.21% 10.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.17% 14.68% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 232 253 252
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £30,525 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £52,375
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,707 1,825 2,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 93.13% 89.99% 83.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,393 1,503 1,905
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Wales.

Salary trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Wales over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Wales region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +8 219 £42,500 +8.28% 36
West Wales -10 27 £42,500 +6.25% 4
North Wales +1 9 £35,000 +55.56%
Mid Wales - 4 - - 1
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 243 (93.82%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (40.93%) C#
3 95 (36.68%) .NET
4 77 (29.73%) TDD
4 77 (29.73%) AngularJS
5 73 (28.19%) JavaScript
6 64 (24.71%) MVC
7 63 (24.32%) Test Automation
8 61 (23.55%) Java
9 55 (21.24%) HTML
9 55 (21.24%) Finance
10 52 (20.08%) SQL Server
11 50 (19.31%) CSS
11 50 (19.31%) BDD
12 44 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
13 43 (16.60%) ASP.NET
13 43 (16.60%) RESTful
14 39 (15.06%) SQL
15 38 (14.67%) DevOps
16 35 (13.51%) HTML5
16 35 (13.51%) Project Management
17 34 (13.13%) Spring
17 34 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
18 32 (12.36%) Problem-Solving
19 30 (11.58%) SDLC
19 30 (11.58%) Kanban
19 30 (11.58%) Web Development
20 29 (11.20%) QA
21 27 (10.42%) WCF
22 26 (10.04%) Degree

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (6.56%) CMS
2 14 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (4.25%) Umbraco
4 8 (3.09%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (2.32%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.93%) Apache
7 5 (1.93%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.54%) JBoss
8 4 (1.54%) Liferay
9 3 (1.16%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.77%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.77%) IIS
11 1 (0.39%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.39%) Confluence
11 1 (0.39%) Mule
11 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.93%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.39%) Moqups
2 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.56%) SaaS
3 15 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.09%) PaaS
5 4 (1.54%) IaaS
6 3 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.39%) Route 53
7 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.41%) Hyperconnected
1 14 (5.41%) Internet
2 5 (1.93%) HTTP
2 5 (1.93%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.16%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.77%) DNS
4 2 (0.77%) FTP
5 1 (0.39%) Firewall
5 1 (0.39%) Network Security
5 1 (0.39%) SMS
5 1 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.08%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.49%) MongoDB
3 17 (6.56%) SQL Server 2016
4 15 (5.79%) MySQL
5 10 (3.86%) Big Data
5 10 (3.86%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.47%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.32%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.93%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.16%) Impala
10 3 (1.16%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.77%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.77%) HPCC
11 2 (0.77%) Power BI
12 1 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (8.49%) JIRA
2 20 (7.72%) Selenium
3 18 (6.95%) Git (software)
3 18 (6.95%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.56%) Visual Studio
5 14 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (4.63%) Cucumber
7 9 (3.47%) Subversion
7 9 (3.47%) TeamCity
8 8 (3.09%) JUnit
8 8 (3.09%) Maven
8 8 (3.09%) WebDriver
9 7 (2.70%) Rational Team Concert
10 6 (2.32%) Protractor
11 4 (1.54%) Ant
11 4 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.54%) NUnit
11 4 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (1.54%) Rational Quality Manager
12 3 (1.16%) JMeter
General
1 55 (21.24%) Finance
2 23 (8.88%) Banking
3 17 (6.56%) Games
4 12 (4.63%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.32%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.32%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.32%) Marketing
5 6 (2.32%) Retail
6 5 (1.93%) Electronics
6 5 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.77%) Interactive Media
8 2 (0.77%) Law
8 2 (0.77%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Military
9 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 149 (57.53%) Developer
2 65 (25.10%) .NET Developer
3 44 (16.99%) C# Developer
4 36 (13.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (10.42%) Scrum Master
6 26 (10.04%) Java Developer
7 20 (7.72%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (7.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (6.18%) Senior Developer
9 14 (5.41%) Project Manager
10 12 (4.63%) Analyst
10 12 (4.63%) Software Developer
11 10 (3.86%) Business Analyst
12 9 (3.47%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 8 (3.09%) .NET Software Developer
13 8 (3.09%) Agile Coach
13 8 (3.09%) Product Owner
14 7 (2.70%) Agile Scrum Master
14 7 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (36.68%) .NET
2 77 (29.73%) AngularJS
3 55 (21.24%) HTML
4 50 (19.31%) CSS
5 43 (16.60%) ASP.NET
5 43 (16.60%) RESTful
6 35 (13.51%) HTML5
7 34 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (13.13%) Spring
8 27 (10.42%) WCF
9 26 (10.04%) REST
10 25 (9.65%) jQuery
11 24 (9.27%) ASP.NET Web API
12 22 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 21 (8.11%) Web Services
14 19 (7.34%) CSS3
14 19 (7.34%) KnockoutJS
15 17 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 16 (6.18%) Hibernate
17 15 (5.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.88%) User Experience
2 18 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.79%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.63%) Fintech
5 9 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.54%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.77%) Digital TV
8 2 (0.77%) Interactive TV
8 2 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.39%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.39%) Social Media
9 1 (0.39%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.72%) Linux
2 18 (6.95%) Apple iOS
3 16 (6.18%) Android
4 9 (3.47%) Unix
5 8 (3.09%) CentOS
5 8 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.93%) Windows
7 3 (1.16%) Debian
7 3 (1.16%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.77%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (93.82%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (29.73%) TDD
3 64 (24.71%) MVC
4 63 (24.32%) Test Automation
5 50 (19.31%) BDD
6 44 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (14.67%) DevOps
8 35 (13.51%) Project Management
9 32 (12.36%) Problem-Solving
10 30 (11.58%) Kanban
10 30 (11.58%) SDLC
10 30 (11.58%) Web Development
11 24 (9.27%) Coaching
12 23 (8.88%) User Stories
12 23 (8.88%) Web Application Development
13 22 (8.49%) Mentoring
13 22 (8.49%) OO
14 21 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (8.11%) Microservices
15 18 (6.95%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 106 (40.93%) C#
2 73 (28.19%) JavaScript
3 61 (23.55%) Java
4 39 (15.06%) SQL
5 25 (9.65%) Python
6 15 (5.79%) TypeScript
7 10 (3.86%) Java 8
7 10 (3.86%) PHP
8 9 (3.47%) Bash Shell
8 9 (3.47%) C++
8 9 (3.47%) Perl
9 8 (3.09%) Groovy
10 7 (2.70%) Go
11 5 (1.93%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.93%) Ruby
12 4 (1.54%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.54%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.16%) C
13 3 (1.16%) R
14 2 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (10.04%) Degree
2 12 (4.63%) SC Cleared
2 12 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.54%) CEH
3 4 (1.54%) CISMP
3 4 (1.54%) CISSP
3 4 (1.54%) GIAC
4 3 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.39%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.39%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.39%) CITP
5 1 (0.39%) HND
5 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.20%) QA
2 5 (1.93%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.54%) GDPR
4 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (5.41%) Docker
2 3 (1.16%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 20 (7.72%) Ansible
2 12 (4.63%) Terraform
3 3 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.16%) Packer
4 2 (0.77%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.39%) Grafana
5 1 (0.39%) Kibana
5 1 (0.39%) Marathon
5 1 (0.39%) Mesos
5 1 (0.39%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.39%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 24 (9.27%) Microsoft
1 24 (9.27%) Oracle
2 13 (5.02%) SAP
3 9 (3.47%) Red Hat
4 7 (2.70%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.93%) IBM
6 4 (1.54%) VMware
7 3 (1.16%) Apple
8 2 (0.77%) Coverity
8 2 (0.77%) Tableau
8 2 (0.77%) TOWER Software
8 2 (0.77%) Zend
9 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.39%) CA
9 1 (0.39%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.39%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.39%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.39%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.39%) Sybase
9 1 (0.39%) Twitter